American Sociological Association

Social Media Pre-Conference

Information

The workshop is $50.00. Registration is required to reserve a space.

Date: Friday, August 19, 2016
Time: 12:00pm-5:30pm

About the Social Media Pre-Conference

The Social Media Pre-conference is comprised of a skills-building workshop aimed at increasing knowledge of social media and strategies for using these tools in sociological work.

The pre-conference is held the day prior to the start of the Annual Meeting.

The 2016 Annual Meeting will offer a special workshop aimed at increasing knowledge of social media and strategies for using these tools in sociological work. The Social Media Pre-conference is organized by Tressie McMillan Cottom (Virginia Commonwealth University) and Dustin Kidd (Temple University). 

The Pre-conference will take place on Friday, August 19 as part of the pre-convention program activities, at a charge of $50.00 to registered attendees of the Annual Meeting. Those interested in attending must register in order to reserve their space.

Topics covered include:

  • Creating a social media strategy
  • Twitter for Academics
  • Framing Social Research on Social Media
  • Social Media Techniques for the Classroom

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